Pinctada


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Related to Pinctada: Pinctada margaritifera, pearl oyster
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Noun1.Pinctada - pearl oystersPinctada - pearl oysters        
mollusk genus - a genus of mollusks
family Pteriidae, Pteriidae - pearl oysters
pearl oyster, Pinctada margaritifera - tropical marine bivalve found chiefly off eastern Asia and Pacific coast of North America and Central America; a major source of pearls
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Salinity and temperature tolerance of embryos and juveniles of the pearl oyster, Pinctada imbricata Roding.
The centerpiece 'Variations' is a multilayered solid work of Tahitian black-lip mother-of-pearl, locally sourced Pinctada maxima and kamagong wood.
De novo assembly, gene annotation, and simple sequence repeat marker development using Illumina paired-end transcriptome sequences in the pearl oyster Pinctada maxima.
In this study, we firstly investigated the associations of genome methylation level and growth traits in pearl oyster, Pinctada fucata (P.
2010) presentaron una revision para siete especies de moluscos, entre ellas Ostrea edulis y Pinctada fucata, en la que senalaron que la protoconcha se compone por aragonita y trazas de carbonato amorfo, mientras que la teleoconcha por calcita.
de varios colores, Pinctada imbricata, Pinctada mazatlanica y piedra verde (crisocola), reguardado en el Museo Nacional de Arqueologia, Antropologia e Historia del Peru en Lima (MO 4430, figuras 8, 9 y 10), es el mejor ejemplo de la importancia conferida al Spondylus spp.
Ciclo gametogenico de la ostra Pinctada imbricata en cultivo suspendido en el Golfo de Cariaco, Venezuela
The ultrastructural details for Isognomon legumen and Pinctada margaritifera, illustrated by Esteban-Delgado et al.
Development of cultured pearl circles and shape after initial graft and second nucleus insertion in the black-lipped pearl oyster Pinctada margaritifera.
The Tahitian pearl - its proper name is Pinctada margaritifera -- is more commonly referred to as the silver-lipped pearl oyster after the species from which it is harvested.
Lo antes senalado explica por que los periodos de mayor produccion de biomasa de moluscos bivalvos como Lyropecten nodosus, Pinctada imbricata y Perna perna [1, 2, 15, 18] bajo condiciones de cultivo coincidieron con la mayor productividad primaria de la zona.